Derrida And Legal Philosophy by Peter GoodrichDerrida And Legal Philosophy by Peter Goodrich

Derrida And Legal Philosophy

byPeter GoodrichEditorF. Hoffmann

Hardcover | October 2, 2008

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From early in his career Jacques Derrida was intrigued by law. Over time, this fascination with law grew more manifest and he published a number of highly influential analyses of ethics, justice, violence and law. This book brings together leading scholars in a variety of disciplines to assess Derrida's importance for and impact upon legal studies.
FRIEDRICH BALKE teaches Philosophy and German Literature, University of Cologne and Bochum, Germany SIMON CRITCHLEY is Professor of Philosophy, the New School University, New York, USA ADAM GEAREY is Reader in Law, Birkbeck Law School, University of London, UK PETRA GEHRING is University Professor for Theoretical Philosophy, Darmsta...
Title:Derrida And Legal PhilosophyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:257 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.69 inPublished:October 2, 2008Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230573614

ISBN - 13:9780230573611

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Table of Contents

Preface Notes on Contributors Introduction: A Philosophy of Legal Enigmas; P.Goodrich, F.Hoffman, M.Rosenfeld & C.Vismann PART I: THEORIES The Reader: Derrida Among the Philosophers; S.Critchley European introduction: Four Objections; D.Kennedy The Archive and the Beginning of Law; C.Vismann The Jurisprudence of the 'Force of Law'; P.Gehring Derrida's Ethical Turn: The Case of Terrorism; M.Rosenfeld Derrida and Foucault on Sovereignty; F.Balke PART II: DISCIPLINES Critical Intimacies: International Law; A.Orford 'Il n'y a pas de hors-texte': Intimations of Jacques Derrida as Comparatist-at-Law; P.Legrand Specters and Scholars: Derrida and the Tragedy of Political Thought; A.Thurschwell Between Forgiveness and Forgetting; P.Krapp Phantom and Justice; E.Weber Deadlines: Derrida and Critical Legal Scholarship; F.Hoffman Literature, Poetics, Law; A.Geary PART III: ENVOI Un Cygne Noir; P.Goodrich Saying Good-Bye; A.Ronell Index